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By popular demand! To publicize a show please mail details to

Mystic Valley Railway Society – Attn: Train Show Column, P.O. Box 365486, Hyde Park MA 02136 or else email contactus@mysticvalleyrs.org.

Publication deadlines: see page 4


• Sun. 4-2-17, 10am-4pm: Railfair 2017
– Model Railroad Show & Open House,
Nashua Valley Railroad Association, Ayer/
Shirley Regional Middle School, 1 Hospital
Road, Shirley MA. Admission: $5 adult; $4
senior (65+) and teen (12-18); free under 12
(with adult). Info:www.nvrra.com


• Sun. 4-2-17, 10am-4pm: New England
O Scale Train Show, Metrowest Model Railroading
Society, Elk’s Hall, 99 Park Street,
Hudson MA. Admission: $6 adult; free under
15 (with adult); $8 family maximum. Info:
Larry Grant 508-337-6661 BigBrotherLar@
netzero.net www.trainweb.org/metrowest

• Sat. 4-22-17, 10am-4pm: SPRING
TRAINing Annual Model Railroad Clinic
& Train Show, The HUB Division, Wellesley
Community Center, 219 Washington Street,
Wellesley Hills MA. Admission: $5 adult; free
under 12 (with adult). Info: www.hubdiv.org

• Sat. 4-29-17, “Torrington Extra” on
the Naugatuck Railroad, Thomaston CT,
organized by Mass Bay Railroad Enthusiasts.
Admission: $55 MBRRE member; $65 nonmember.
Info: www.massbayrre.org

• Sat. 5-13-17 is National Train Day: Go
ride a train! Although no longer supported by
Amtrak, cast a thought back to May 10, 1869.
That was when the Golden Spike Ceremony
at Promontory UT joined the Central Pacific
and Union Pacific railroads, giving the USA
its first transcontinental rail link. 

 

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Revised: March 27, 2017